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Feb 06, 2020
ED questions PFI officials in connection with PMLA probe, 'links' with Delhi politicians and anti-CAA protestsED questioned some Popular Front of India (PFI) officials in connection with a money-laundering probe against it and an NGO linked to it, officials said
Feb 03, 2020
108 PFI members arrested in past four days by UP Police for involvement in anti-CAA protests; 'first state to act against organisation' say copsThe arrests are in addition to the 25 made earlier, Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Awanish Kumar Awasthi told reporters
Jan 27, 2020
PFI calls ED sources' claim of 'financial link' with anti-CAA protests 'baseless', issues statement offering point-by-point rebuttalResponding to the allegations of funding protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, the PFI has unequivocally rejected the accusations as "baseless." The PFI, a federation that was formed in 2006 as a successor to the National Democratic Front (NDF), also recently came under the scanner of the Union Home Ministry for allegedly instigating demonstrators to clash with the Uttar Pradesh Police.
Jan 04, 2020
PFI postpones 5 Jan anti-CAA rally in Murshidabad after West Bengal Police denies permission to hold marchThe Popular Front of India (PFI), an alleged radical Islamic outfit, was on Friday denied permission for an anti-citizenship law rally scheduled on Sunday in West Bengal's Murshidabad district, a senior police officer said
Dec 23, 2019
Opposition steps up protests against CAA: DMK leads massive rally in Chennai, Congress holds 'satyagraha' at Rajghat; Uttar Pradesh PFI chief arrestedThe opposition on Monday stepped up protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 with the Congress holding a 'Satyagraha for unity' at Mahatma Gandhi's memorial Rajghat and its ally DMK leading a massive rally in Chennai, while scattered demonstration were held against the contentious law in several states by students and others
Jul 01, 2019
SC dismisses plea filed by PFI leader Azim Sharief for relief against UAPA charges for allegedly murdering RSS activistThe Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a plea filed by a leader of the Popular Front of India (PFI), Azim Shareif, against framing of charges against him in the RSS activist Rudresh murder case, in Bengaluru
Jun 27, 2019
Islamic State ideology in vulnerable pockets of South India feeds on local grievances to further jihadist agendaThe Islamic State in the Land of al-Shams might be dead—but the in the land of Idli-Sambar, it is giving jihad a new, distinctively southern flavour, blending local grievances and conflicts into its global ideology.
Dec 26, 2018
Madras HC quashes criminal cases against 400 members of Popular Front of India for staging 'unlawful' protestsThe Jharkhand government had banned the Popular Front of India in the state on 22 February last year on the charge of spreading anarchy, after which PFI staged countrywide protests.
Nov 26, 2018
In Kerala's Kozhikode, a play about a girl who dreams about giving azaan call has Muslim conservatives up in armsA play depicting a girl, who dreams of calling out the azaan (vaang), the ritual Islamic call to worship, has stirred a hornet’s nest in Kerala.
Jul 19, 2018
Kerala SFI activist's killing shows SDPI's rising influence; analysts say radical groups trying to introduce 'political Islam'SDPI is an amalgam of various radical Muslim outfits that became active in Kerala in the wake of demolition of the Babri Masjid in 1992.